|Insight: CalWORKs / 'The Simpsons' / 'Rest for the Wicked' / Fishtank|
CalWORKs - California's welfare-to-work program would be eliminated under Governor Schwarzenegger's proposed budget. Today on Insight, what is CalWORKs, and how effective is it? Caroline Danielson, a research fellow at the Public Policy Institute of California who studies welfare and aid programs, tells you about it. 'The Simpsons in the Classroom' - For fans, "The Simpsons" is a funny and unusually long-running TV show...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CalWORKs; California welfare to work program; Caroline Danielson; Public Policy Institute of California; Simpsons in the Classroom, The; UC Davis University Writing Program; Karma Waltonen; Rest for the Wicked; Gold Rush California epic trilogy; Naide West; Fishtank Ensemble; studio performance; Balkan-flamenco-jazz inspired band
|Insight: Napa Earthquake Impact On Wine Businesses / News Network: Davis / James Rollins / The Simpsons Marathon - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
Napa Earthquake Impact On Wine Businesses - It's still unclear how bad the much damage the earthquake in Napa caused, but it has definitely hit wineries in the region harder than many recent disasters. A flood and a root louse epidemic in the 1990's killed grape vines but vintners were able to adapt because the damage came during the early phases of the wine making process. This week's earthquake was so damaging to the Napa wine industry because it wiped out barrels and bottles of finished wine,...
Keywords: Insight; KXJZ; Capital Public Radio; Sacramento public radio; CSU Sacramento; Napa Earthquake Impact On Wine Businesses; Paul Wagner, founder of Balzac Communications and Marketing; Paul Leary, President of Blackbird Vineyards; Napa Valley Vintners Association; News Network: Davis' acquisition of a military assault vehicle; Mine Resistant, Ambush Protected vehicle (known as an MRAP); Department of Defense; Jeff Hudson, Davis Enterprise Reporter; James Rollins; Sigma series, The 6th Extinction; Barnes & Noble, Roseville; Simpsons Marathon, The; Tracy Ullman Show, The; 25th anniversary of The Simpsons; Karma Waltonen, Simpsons expert, continuing lecturer in UC Davis' University Writing Program